Pay a Citation
Paying a parking citation
All citations need to be paid to IU Parking Operations within 14 days of the date they were issued.
Ways to pay
You can pay a parking citation online, in person, or by mail. Citations issued to students that are not paid within 14 days will automatically be forwarded to the Office of the Bursar for collection.
You can send a check or money order (made payable to Indiana University) to:
IU Parking Operations
1004 W. Vermont Street
Indianapolis, IN 46202
You can pay a parking citation in person at the Office of Parking Operations, located in the lower level of the Henderson parking garage at 310 S. Fess Avenue.
Office hours are Monday to Friday, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
We accept cash, checks, and money orders, as well as Visa, MasterCard, American Express, and Discover.
Citations can be paid online using one of the following credit cards—American Express, Discover, MasterCard, or Visa.
Students: bursar bill
Citations given to students that are not paid within 14 days will automatically be forwarded to the Office of the Bursar for collection.
Parking violation fines
Fines for parking violations range from $20 to $200 depending on the violation. See below for a complete list of fines.
Permit and meter violations
|Improper display of permit||$25.00|
|Expired permit displayed||$50.00|
|Expired/no license plate||$50.00|
|No valid permit displayed||$50.00|
|Parked beyond time limit||$50.00|
|Altered/counterfeit permit displayed||$200.00|
|Fraudulent permit displayed||$200.00|
Parking and driving violations
|Bicycle not in bike rack||$20.00|
|Parked in visitor only space||$25.00|
|Non-payment of garage fee||$30.00|
|Overnight garage parking fee||$30.00|
|Parked opposite of traffic||$30.00|
|Game day no parking||$40.00|
|Parked in construction area||$40.00|
|Parked in/near bike rack||$40.00|
|Parked in delivery zone||$40.00|
|Unauthorized entry into restricted area||$40.00|
|Parked on landscape||$50.00|
|Parked on/over stall marker||$50.00|
|Parked on hash marks||$50.00|
|Parked in wrong area/zone||$50.00|
|Parked in loading/unloading zone||$50.00|
|Parked in no parking zone||$50.00|
|Parked in drive/blocking vehicle||$50.00|
|Parked in restricted/reserved space||$50.00|
|Parked in 24hr zone||$50.00|
|Parked on yellow curb||$65.00|
|Parked on crosswalk/sidewalk||$65.00|
|Parked in fire lane/within 15 feet of hydrant||$65.00|
|Parked in numbered reserved space||$100.00|
|Parked in disabled space/aisle||$125.00|